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Gay Pride Parade: People marching with a large Pride flag.
June is Pride Month when we can honor and celebrate LGBTQ+ Ohioans and their fight to be their authentic selves, no matter their age. Check out this sampling of statewide events.
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Want to celebrate Juneteenth across Ohio? Check out these events.
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Former professional dancer and teacher is a role model for Central Ohioans. On Saturday, May 7, 2022, at the third annual Annual Mother’s Day Celebration, AARP Ohio and its Central Ohio volunteers recognized China White with its Disrupt Aging Award.
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The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has affected communities across the country, hit older adults incredibly hard, and put a spotlight on a host of disparities. As Ohioans and people across the nation look to recovery from the pandemic, local leaders are making decisions about how to invest federal funding authorized by the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) that passed Congress in March 2021 in response to the pandemic.
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Many Ohio residents saw a significant increase in their utility bills this winter, with energy costs estimated to have increased by 30% nationally from the previous year.
AARP Ohio and Jack & Jill Empowering the Community to Live Well - Martin Luther KingJr. Day Event
Honoring the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., AARP Ohio and the Cleveland Chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., encourages Ohioans of all ages to join a symposium on Empowering the Community to Live Well: Taking Charge of Our Health.
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Ready to be inspired? This is Rhonda Holyfield-Mangieri—winner of the 2021 AARP Ohio Andrus Award.
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Each year, November is set aside as National Family Caregivers Month. Year round, AARP Ohio continues to advocate for the 1.5 million Ohioans who are caring after a spouse, parent, adult child or loved one.
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AARP Ohio has skilled volunteers that can speak to your group online. Our speakers provide FREE virtual presentations via Zoom that address the issues that matter most to Ohioans 50+.
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